M.A. Application Process



All documents required to be mailed should be packaged together and sent to our mailing address:

Graduate Studies Office, University of Miami, School of Communication
5100 Brunson Drive, Suite 4002
Attention: Kesha Wimbley
Coral Gables, FL 33146

 

STEP 1

Sign Up for an Account on CollegeNet

Sign up for a CollegeNet account online at the CollegeNet website. Please note: Your application is not complete and we cannot begin your application review until we receive all required forms. Your $65 non-refundable application fee can be paid when you submit the CollegeNet online.

Create a CollegeNet Account:

 

STEP 2

Send Official Transcripts

Request one official transcript from each post-secondary institution (college or university) that you have attended. A baccalaureate degree is required from an accredited institution.

If you have attended a college or university outside of the United States, please submit official transcripts and diplomas (if available) from all colleges and universities attended to one of the three approved evaluation services listed on the following page:

http://www.miami.edu/gs/index.php/graduate_school/new_students/international_transcript_evaluation/

All other students should send their transcripts by mail to:

Graduate Studies Office, University of Miami, School of Communication
5100 Brunson Drive, Suite 4002
Attention: Kesha Wimbley
Coral Gables, FL 33146

 

STEP 3

Send Letters of Recommendation

Letters of recommendation can be submitted online, by email to socgrad@miami.edu, or sent to our mailing address (above).

 

STEP 4

Send Official GRE Scores

Students should send their official Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores to the following address:

Graduate Studies Office, University of Miami, School of Communication
5100 Brunson Drive, Suite 4002
Attention: Kesha Wimbley
Coral Gables, FL 33146

 

STEP 5

Complete the Essay

Students should submit a 500 word typed statement of academic and professional goals.

Essays can be submitted by email to socgrad@miami.edu or by mail to:

Graduate Studies Office, University of Miami, School of Communication
5100 Brunson Drive, Suite 4002
Attention: Kesha Wimbley
Coral Gables, FL 33146

 

STEP 6

For International Students Only

International students are required to submit the following items:

  1. TOEFL (if applicable) scores from ETS (University of Miami Institution Code # 5815). Transcripts and test scores are NOT considered as official if provided by, or received via the applicant.

  2. A copy of passport.

  3. Copy of diploma with English translation for degrees earned outside of the United States.

  4. Official / original transcripts with English translation.

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